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7 warning signs of dengue fever

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1. High Fever

The sudden onset of a high fever, often reaching up to 104°F (40°C), is a common symptom of dengue fever. 

2. Severe Headache

Intense, throbbing headaches, especially in the forehead region, can be a sign of dengue fever.

3. Joint and Muscle Pain

Aching muscles and joints, often described as "breakbone fever," can cause significant discomfort.

4. Nausea and Vomiting

Persistent nausea and vomiting, sometimes accompanied by abdominal pain, may indicate dengue infection.

5. Skin Rash

A rash that appears a few days after the fever starts, typically on the arms, legs, and face, could be a sign of dengue fever.

6. Bleeding Gums & Nose

Unexplained bleeding from the gums and nose, as well as easy bruising, may occur due to a reduced platelet count—a severe complication of dengue.

7. Difficulty Breathing

Rapid and labored breathing, along with chest pain, can indicate the progression of dengue fever to a severe form known as dengue hemorrhagic fever.

Advice From: Health Place

If you or someone you know experiences these warning signs, seek medical attention immediately.